(November 1940)

Archie, 1939 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
M. L. J. Magazines, Inc.
Editing
Abner Sundell
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Some info verified using a DCM scan (http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/)


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fox / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ed Smalle
Inks
Ed Smalle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

[The Gold of Gravestone] (Table of Contents: 1)

Rang-A-Tang / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Blair
Pencils
Ed Smalle
Inks
Ed Smalle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Bowler Ben (villain, introduction)

Hercules Captures the Boar of Erymanthus (Table of Contents: 2)

Hercules / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Blair
Pencils
Elmer Wexler [as El Wexler] (signed)
Inks
Elmer Wexler [as El Wexler] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Zeus (guest-star); Bundanians (villains, introductions)

[Taku Umra's Revolution] (Table of Contents: 3)

Gypsy Johnson / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Bulthuis
Inks
John Bulthuis
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Taku Umra (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Penciller and inker credits corrected by Denys Howard on 20 July 2004 from information from Jerry Bails; original credit was "Johann Bulthuis"

[The Tenement Arson Case] (Table of Contents: 4)

Fox / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Blair
Pencils
Irwin Hasen
Inks
Irwin Hasen
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
T. J. Mills (villain, introduction)

[The Treason of General Hogg] (Table of Contents: 5)

Corporal Collins / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Abner Sundell
Pencils
Charles Biro
Inks
Charles Biro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
General Hogg (villain, introduction); the Nazis (villains)

[Hold That Tiger!] (Table of Contents: 6)

Ty-Gor / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Blair
Pencils
Mort Meskin
Inks
Mort Meskin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Joan Davis (guest-star); Mr. Davis (guest-star)

[The War Beneath the Earth] (Table of Contents: 7)

Doc Strong / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Blair
Pencils
Sam Cooper
Inks
Sam Cooper
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Gustav Ritter (villain); Edward Stuyvesant (villain); Martians (villains)

[Von Kreig's Squadron] (Table of Contents: 8)

Loop Logan / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Blair
Pencils
Frank Volp
Inks
Frank Volp
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Von Kreig (villain, introduction, death); Nazis (villains)

[The Falcon Must Die] (Table of Contents: 9)

Green Falcon / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Harry Shorten
Pencils
Edd Ashe
Inks
Edd Ashe
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Sir Boltyn (villain); King John (villain); Jolly Roundfellow (introduction)
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fox
  2. 1. [The Gold of Gravestone]
    Rang-A-Tang
  3. 2. Hercules Captures the Boar of Erymanthus
    Hercules
  4. 3. [Taku Umra's Revolution]
    Gypsy Johnson
  5. 4. [The Tenement Arson Case]
    Fox
  6. 5. [The Treason of General Hogg]
    Corporal Collins
  7. 6. [Hold That Tiger!]
    Ty-Gor
  8. 7. [The War Beneath the Earth]
    Doc Strong
  9. 8. [Von Kreig's Squadron]
    Loop Logan
  10. 9. [The Falcon Must Die]
    Green Falcon
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